Scyllium curtirostre Davis 1887 (shark)

Chondrichthyes - Scyllidae

Alternative combination: Thyellina curtirostre

Belongs to Scyllium according to A. S. Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Scyliorhinus distans, Scyliorhinus fossilis, Scyliorhinus gilberti, Scyliorhinus minutissimus, Scyliorhinus pattersoni, Scyliorhinus subulidens, Scylliorhinus gracilis, Scylliorhinus planidens, Scylliorhinus rugosus, Scyllium elongatum, Scyllium dubium, Scyllium angustum, Scyllium antiquum, Scyllium tumidens

Type specimen: BMNH P.4022, a skeleton

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Scyllium curtirostre in the database

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.